BHIB Insurance Brokers


BHIB Northampton

Windsor House




01604 630003
BHIB Leicester

AGM House

3 Barton Close

Grove Park



LE19 1SJ

0116 2819100

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BHIB Insurance Brokers


Tel: 01604 630003


Established for over 50 years in Northamptonshire and the surrounding areas (originally as O’Connor & Company and R.A Austin Insurance), BHIB have a well established reputation for excellence and professionalism across Northamptonshire and the wider midlands area. BHIB are proud to act as Insurance Broker for many of Northampton’s most well established business names.

About BHIB Insurance Brokers

Whilst BHIB are rightly proud of their heritage, they are also committed to being as innovative and forward thinking as possible when tailoring Insurance and Risk Management solutions for clients of all sizes and from all business sectors. Their unique approach to Insurance enables them to truly become your “In House” Insurance expert, allowing you to relax and concentrate on what matters. Running your business.

As a CII Chartered Insurance Broker, you can be sure that if you choose BHIB, you are choosing a Broker who is recognised within the industry for professionalism and quality.

BHIB Insurance Brokers is a trading name of BHIB Limited. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority


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1st March 2020

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1st September 2019

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1st July 2019

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1st May 2019

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1st March 2019

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1st January 2019

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1st November 2018

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BHIB Insurance Brokers

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Reminder to firms to prepare

1st March 2018

BHIB Insurance Brokers is reminding local firms to ensure they are prepared for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to avoid potentially hefty fines.

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The advantages of employee benefits schemes

1st January 2018

By James Brooks

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BHIB Insurance Brokers


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Ensure you're covered as you expand

1st November 2017

By Callum Errington
BHIB Insurance Brokers
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Business continuity planning - top tips

1st November 2017

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1st October 2017

WHEN it comes to minimising costs after an incident involving a third party, timing and recording the right information are everything.

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The insurance implications of sub-contractors

1st September 2017

AS a business owner or someone involved in arranging insurances on behalf of a business, you may have been asked to provide information regarding the sub-contractors you use.

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The implications of vibration injury

1st August 2017

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Will new rate affect your insurance premiums?

1st July 2017

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1st May 2017

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New insurance guidelines for self-driving cars

1st April 2017

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Key person and shareholder protection cover

1st February 2017

ARE you adequately covered if a director, shareholder or key employee was diagnosed with a serious illness or passed away?

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19th September 2016

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22nd August 2016

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Ensure you are covered for business travelling

25th April 2016

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